6th Grade Ancient History

 

 

6th Grade Homeroom & Social Studies Teacher
7th Grade Language Arts Teacher
8th Grade Language Arts Teacher
tmerritt@holyfamily.org
626-403-6169

 

Our textbook series this year for social studies from TCI. The book and accompanying interactive notebook are available online at www.teachtci.com. The website also has information explaining TCI’s unique approach. The program takes social studies online and straight to students’ imaginations with its interactive, engaging, and collaborative curriculum . . . TCI programs get kids moving, thinking, and learning, sometimes all at the same time.

The foundation of TCI is in its approach to teaching. Every TCI program is designed to reach learners of all abilities using multiple intelligences teaching strategies and theory and research-based active instruction. Students go in-depth and hands-on in every TCI program.

Please know that I am open to hearing your concerns and questions. You can email me or call and I will do my best to get back to you within 24 hours.

A complete Class Syllabus is available to each student and parent on Schoology which is password protected.


We will follow the journey of humankind from the dawn of civilization (c. 3500 B.C.E.) to the fall of the Roman Empire in 476 A.D.. During this period, humans emerged from life as village dwellers to the builders of amazing civilizations. Great empires rose and fell, and new philosophies and religions changed the world.

We will study:

  • Prehistory 
  • Mesopotamia 
  • Egypt 
  • Israelites 
  • Early Greece 
  • Hellenistic World 
  • India China 
  • The Roman Republic
  • The Roman Empire